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tangi

(ˈtʌŋiː)
n, pl -gis
1. (Anthropology & Ethnology) a Māori funeral ceremony
2. (Anthropology & Ethnology) informal a lamentation
[Māori]
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MARDAN -- A local court on Monday sent Arif Tangi, a prime accused in Mashal Khan's case and a Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Tehsil Councillor to jail on 14-day judicial remand.
The PPP nominee, Bahramand Khan Tangi, who belongs to a middle-class family and a diehard party worker, also won a Senate seat from KP.
PPP's Bahramand Khan Tangi was elected on a general seat while the party's Rubina Khalid was declared winner on a seat reserved for women.
TANGI -- Having received multiple notices for contempt of court, the Charsadda District Administration together with a large contingent of police evicted tenants from an area in Tangi on Thursday.
He said, "Construction of Matri Tangi dam will help in promotion of agriculture in the area and for this purpose provincial government is helping all the landlords.
He said that the highest number of cases was decided by the DRC tehsil Tangi, the DRC Tangi received a total of 1315 complaints of minor problems, blood feud, money, property, family and mostly of civil nature and out of which 1159 were resolved while 156 are in process, the cases amicably through a free and speedy procedure, Sohail added.
The WAPDA has started work on the multi-faceted Kurram Tangi Dam in North Waziristan Agency that would produce more than 83.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) have signed an agreement under which the USAID would provide $81 million for constructing Kurram Tangi dam in North Waziristan.
We are trying to ascertain the exact motive behind his visits to Kashmir," a police officer said, adding that efforts were on to trace the source of funds for running his madrasa in Tangi area of Cuttack.
Strike in Datta Khel The drone strike took place in Khar Tangi village in Datta Khel, North Waziristan, a mountainous region bordering Afghanistan.
Provincial police chief Mohammad Ikram Bekzad told Pajhwok Afghan News the floods had also destroyed a 150-metre section of the highway in Tashqar Ghan Tangi area of Khulam, leading to the closure of the highway there.
A high shot on Tangi Ropati left the Rovers' winger needing three plates and 13 pins in a broken jaw.